"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.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.

Idioms:

  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?