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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.

Idioms:

  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.