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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.

Idioms:

  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.