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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.