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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.

Idioms:

  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.