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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )