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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.

Idioms:

  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.