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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.

Idioms:

  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.