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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.

Idioms:

  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.