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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.

Idioms:

  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.