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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Admit into ( প্রবেশাধিকার দেওয়া ) He was admitted into the room.
  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.

Idioms:

  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.