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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.