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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.

Idioms:

  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.