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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?

Idioms:

  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.