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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.