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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.