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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.

Idioms:

  • 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?
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.