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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.

Idioms:

  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.