"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.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.