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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.

Idioms:

  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.