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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.

Idioms:

  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.