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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.