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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.

Idioms:

  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.