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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.

Idioms:

  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.