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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.

Idioms:

  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.