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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.