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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.