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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.

Idioms:

  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.