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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.

Idioms:

  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • 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 )
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.