"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.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.

Idioms:

  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.