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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather