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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.

Idioms:

  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.