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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.

Idioms:

  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly