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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.

Idioms:

  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.