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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.