"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.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.

Idioms:

  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )