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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.

Idioms:

  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg