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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.

Idioms:

  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.