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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.