"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.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Trust with ( বিশ্বাস করা (জিনিস) ) You may trust me with the work.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.

Idioms:

  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist