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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.

Idioms:

  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.