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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.

Idioms:

  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.