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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.