"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.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Fill with ( পরিপূর্ণ ) This tank is filled with water.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.