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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.