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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.