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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.

Idioms:

  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )