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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.

Idioms:

  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide