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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.

Idioms:

  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.