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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.

Idioms:

  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.