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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.

Idioms:

  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.