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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.

Idioms:

  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )