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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.