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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.

Idioms:

  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.