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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.