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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.

Idioms:

  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.