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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.

Idioms:

  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )