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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.

Idioms:

  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide