"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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                     --Steven Wright

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.

Idioms:

  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )