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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.