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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.