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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).

Idioms:

  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.