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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.

Idioms:

  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.