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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.