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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.

Idioms:

  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.