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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.

Idioms:

  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.