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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.

Idioms:

  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )