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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )