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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.