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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.