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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.

Idioms:

  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.