"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.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.

Idioms:

  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.