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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.