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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist