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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses