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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.

Idioms:

  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.