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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.