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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.

Idioms:

  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.