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

  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.