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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.