"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.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.

Idioms:

  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.