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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?

Idioms:

  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.