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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.

Idioms:

  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.