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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.