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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.

Idioms:

  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.