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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.

Idioms:

  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.