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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.