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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.