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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.

Idioms:

  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.