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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.

Idioms:

  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )