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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.

Idioms:

  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.