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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.

Idioms:

  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.