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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.

Idioms:

  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.