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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.