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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.

Idioms:

  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.