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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.