"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.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.

Idioms:

  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.