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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.

Idioms:

  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.