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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.

Idioms:

  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.