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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.

Idioms:

  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story