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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?

Idioms:

  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.