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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.

Idioms:

  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.