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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.