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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )