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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.