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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )