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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.

Idioms:

  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.