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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.

Idioms:

  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )