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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.

Idioms:

  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.