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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.