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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.

Idioms:

  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )