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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.