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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.