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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.

Idioms:

  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.