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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.