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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.

Idioms:

  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses