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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.

Idioms:

  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses