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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.

Idioms:

  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.