"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.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.

Idioms:

  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly