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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.