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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.

Idioms:

  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.