"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.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.

Idioms:

  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )