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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.