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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.

Idioms:

  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.