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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.

Idioms:

  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.