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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.