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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.

Idioms:

  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.