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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.