"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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                     --Steven Wright

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attach to ( জুড়ে দেওয়া ) Attach this file to the email.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.