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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.

Idioms:

  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather