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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.