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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.

Idioms:

  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.