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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.

Idioms:

  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.