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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.

Idioms:

  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.