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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.