"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.

Idioms:

  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.