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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.

Idioms:

  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.