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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.

Idioms:

  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.