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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.

Idioms:

  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.