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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.

Idioms:

  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.