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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.