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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.

Idioms:

  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.