"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.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.

Idioms:

  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • 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.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.