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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.