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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.

Idioms:

  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.