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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.

Idioms:

  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.