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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.