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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?

Idioms:

  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.