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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.

Idioms:

  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.