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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.

Idioms:

  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.