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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.