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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.