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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.

Idioms:

  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.