"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.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.

Idioms:

  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.