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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.

Idioms:

  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.