"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.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.