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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.