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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.