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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.