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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.

Idioms:

  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.