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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.