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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.

Idioms:

  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.