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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.

Idioms:

  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.