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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.