"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.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.

Idioms:

  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means