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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.

Idioms:

  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.