"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.

Idioms:

  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story