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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.

Idioms:

  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.