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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.