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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.