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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.