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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.

Idioms:

  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family