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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.
  • Fill with ( পরিপূর্ণ ) This tank is filled with water.

Idioms:

  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.