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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Fill with ( পরিপূর্ণ ) This tank is filled with water.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.