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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.

Idioms:

  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.