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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.

Idioms:

  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.