"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.