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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.

Idioms:

  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.