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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.

Idioms:

  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.