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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.

Idioms:

  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist