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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.

Idioms:

  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.