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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Interfere with ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Do not interfere with me in my business.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.

Idioms:

  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.