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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.