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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.

Idioms:

  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family