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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.

Idioms:

  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.