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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush