"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.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.

Idioms:

  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.