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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.