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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.