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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.