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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.

Idioms:

  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.