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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.

Idioms:

  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.