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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.

Idioms:

  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )