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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.