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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.

Idioms:

  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.