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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.