"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.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.