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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.

Idioms:

  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.