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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.