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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.