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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.