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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )