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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.

Idioms:

  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.