"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.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.

Idioms:

  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.