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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel