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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.

Idioms:

  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )