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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.

Idioms:

  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.