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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.