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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.

Idioms:

  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.