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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.

Idioms:

  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.