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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.

Idioms:

  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.