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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.

Idioms:

  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.