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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )