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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means