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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.