"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.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.

Idioms:

  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.