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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.