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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.

Idioms:

  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • 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.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.