"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.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.

Idioms:

  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home