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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.

Idioms:

  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.