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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.

Idioms:

  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.