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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.