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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.