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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.

Idioms:

  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.