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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.

Idioms:

  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • 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.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.