"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.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.