"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.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.

Idioms:

  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.