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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.