"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.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.

Idioms:

  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.