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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.

Idioms:

  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.