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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.

Idioms:

  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.