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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.

Idioms:

  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.