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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.

Idioms:

  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.