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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )