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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.

Idioms:

  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.