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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.

Idioms:

  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.