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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.

Idioms:

  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.