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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.

Idioms:

  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.