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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.

Idioms:

  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )