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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fill with ( পরিপূর্ণ ) This tank is filled with water.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.

Idioms:

  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.