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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.

Idioms:

  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.