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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.