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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.