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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.

Idioms:

  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.