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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.

Idioms:

  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist