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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.