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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.