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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.