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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.

Idioms:

  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.