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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.

Idioms:

  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.