"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 of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.

Idioms:

  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.