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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.