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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.

Idioms:

  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.