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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.

Idioms:

  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.