"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.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate

Idioms:

  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.