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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.

Idioms:

  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )