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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )