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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.