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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.

Idioms:

  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.