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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.