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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.

Idioms:

  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.