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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.