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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.

Idioms:

  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.