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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.

Idioms:

  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )