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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.

Idioms:

  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )