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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.