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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.