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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly