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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.