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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.

Idioms:

  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.