"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.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.