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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.