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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.

Idioms:

  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.