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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.