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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.