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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.

Idioms:

  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.