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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.

Idioms:

  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )