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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Trust with ( বিশ্বাস করা (জিনিস) ) You may trust me with the work.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.