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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.