"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.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.

Idioms:

  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.