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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.

Idioms:

  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )