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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.

Idioms:

  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.