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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.

Idioms:

  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.