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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.

Idioms:

  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.