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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.