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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.