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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.