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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.

Idioms:

  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.