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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.

Idioms:

  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.