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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.