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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.