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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.