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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.