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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.