"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.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.

Idioms:

  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.