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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.

Idioms:

  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.