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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.