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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.

Idioms:

  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.