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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.

Idioms:

  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.