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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.

Idioms:

  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.