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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.

Idioms:

  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.