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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.

Idioms:

  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )