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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.

Idioms:

  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.