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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.

Idioms:

  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.