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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.