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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.

Idioms:

  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.