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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.

Idioms:

  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.