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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.

Idioms:

  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )