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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.

Idioms:

  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )