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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.