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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.

Idioms:

  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.