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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide