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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.

Idioms:

  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.