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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )