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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.