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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?

Idioms:

  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.