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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.

Idioms:

  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.