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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.