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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.

Idioms:

  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )