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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.