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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.

Idioms:

  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )