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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.