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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.

Idioms:

  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.