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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )