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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.

Idioms:

  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.