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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.