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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?

Idioms:

  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.