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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.

Idioms:

  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.