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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Fill with ( পরিপূর্ণ ) This tank is filled with water.

Idioms:

  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush