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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.

Idioms:

  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.