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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.

Idioms:

  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.