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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.

Idioms:

  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.