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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.

Idioms:

  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.