"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.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.

Idioms:

  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.