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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.

Idioms:

  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.