"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.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.