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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.