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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.