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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.

Idioms:

  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.