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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Agree on ( একমত হওয়া (নির্দিষ্ট বিষয়) ) I am agree on this point.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.