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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.