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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.

Idioms:

  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )