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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.

Idioms:

  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.