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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.