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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Fill with ( পরিপূর্ণ ) This tank is filled with water.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.