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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.

Idioms:

  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.