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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment

Idioms:

  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.