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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.

Idioms:

  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.