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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.

Idioms:

  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.