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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.