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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.