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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.