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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.

Idioms:

  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.