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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.

Idioms:

  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.