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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.

Idioms:

  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.