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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.

Idioms:

  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.