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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.