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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.