"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?
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.