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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.

Idioms:

  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.