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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.

Idioms:

  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.