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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.

Idioms:

  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.