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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.

Idioms:

  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.