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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.