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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.

Idioms:

  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.