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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.

Idioms:

  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.