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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.

Idioms:

  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )