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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.

Idioms:

  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush