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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).

Idioms:

  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )