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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?

Idioms:

  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.