"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.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.