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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.