"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.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.