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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.

Idioms:

  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.