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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home