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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.

Idioms:

  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.