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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.

Idioms:

  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.