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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.

Idioms:

  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.