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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.

Idioms:

  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.