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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.