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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )