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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )