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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.