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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.

Idioms:

  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather