"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.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.

Idioms:

  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.