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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.