"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.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.

Idioms:

  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )