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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.