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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.