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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.

Idioms:

  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.