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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.

Idioms:

  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses