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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.