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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.

Idioms:

  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg