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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.