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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.

Idioms:

  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.