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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.

Idioms:

  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.