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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.

Idioms:

  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.