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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.

Idioms:

  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )