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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.