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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.

Idioms:

  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake