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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.

Idioms:

  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.