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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.

Idioms:

  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )