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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.

Idioms:

  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.