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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.

Idioms:

  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.