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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.

Idioms:

  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.