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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.