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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.

Idioms:

  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg