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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.

Idioms:

  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.