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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.

Idioms:

  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.