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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate

Idioms:

  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.