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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.

Idioms:

  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.