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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate

Idioms:

  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.