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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.

Idioms:

  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.