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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.