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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.

Idioms:

  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.