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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.