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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.