"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.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.

Idioms:

  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.