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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means

Idioms:

  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.