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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel