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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.

Idioms:

  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.