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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.