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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.