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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.

Idioms:

  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story