"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.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )