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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.