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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.

Idioms:

  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.