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

  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.