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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )