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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.

Idioms:

  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.