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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.