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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.

Idioms:

  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.