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

  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.