"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.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )