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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.