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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.

Idioms:

  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.