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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.