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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.

Idioms:

  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.