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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.

Idioms:

  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.