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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.