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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.

Idioms:

  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )