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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.

Idioms:

  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist