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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.

Idioms:

  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.