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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.