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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.

Idioms:

  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.