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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.

Idioms:

  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )