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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.