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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush