"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.

Idioms:

  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )