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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.

Idioms:

  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.