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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.