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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Fill with ( পরিপূর্ণ ) This tank is filled with water.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.