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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )