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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.