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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.

Idioms:

  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.