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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.

Idioms:

  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )