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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.

Idioms:

  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.