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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly