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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.

Idioms:

  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.