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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.