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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.

Idioms:

  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.