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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.