"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.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.