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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.

Idioms:

  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.