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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.

Idioms:

  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.