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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.

Idioms:

  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.