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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.

Idioms:

  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.