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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.

Idioms:

  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.