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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.