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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.

Idioms:

  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide