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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.