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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.

Idioms:

  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.