"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.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.

Idioms:

  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )