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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.