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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.