"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.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.

Idioms:

  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.