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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.

Idioms:

  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.