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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.

Idioms:

  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.