"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.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.

Idioms:

  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.