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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.

Idioms:

  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.