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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.

Idioms:

  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.