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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.

Idioms:

  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )