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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Interfere in ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) Do not interfere in my job.

Idioms:

  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.