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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.

Idioms:

  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.