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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.

Idioms:

  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.