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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • 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.