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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.