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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.

Idioms:

  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.