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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.