"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.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.

Idioms:

  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.