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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.

Idioms:

  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.