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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.

Idioms:

  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.