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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )