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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.

Idioms:

  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.