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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.

Idioms:

  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.