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

  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.

Idioms:

  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )