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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.

Idioms:

  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.