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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.

Idioms:

  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )