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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )