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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.