"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.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • 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.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )