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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.