"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.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Fill with ( পরিপূর্ণ ) This tank is filled with water.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.

Idioms:

  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )