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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.