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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.

Idioms:

  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.