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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )