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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.

Idioms:

  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.