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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.