"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.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.

Idioms:

  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.