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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.

Idioms:

  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.