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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.