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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.

Idioms:

  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.